Tuesday, June 24 - Saturday, June 28, 2014 | Atlanta, GA
Family Medicine Update Live Course
Register by May 23 to Save $100
Stay up-to-date with the latest, evidence-based information on the clinical issues you see every day.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of common clinical problems seen in family medicine.
- Construct evidence-based strategies to diagnose and treat common conditions in practice.
- Prepare plans to address emerging public health topics that patients may present or be concerned with in practice.
- State current USPSTF screening recommendations for selected clinical problems.
Earn CME Credit
Approved for up to 37.50 AAFP Prescribed credits; 37.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
|Early Bird Fee*||Fee|
|AAFP Member||Early Bird Fee*: $1,195||Fee: $1,295|
|AAFP New Physician Member||Early Bird Fee*: $1,120||Fee: $1,220|
|AAFP Student or Resident Member||Early Bird Fee*: $875||Fee: $975|
|Allied Health Professional ||Early Bird Fee*: $1,195||Fee: $1,295|
|Nonmember||Early Bird Fee*: $1,575||Fee: $1,675|
*Early bird fee available for registrations completed on or before May 23, 2014.
The following hotel is available for accommodations during this course. Contact the hotel to make arrangements for your stay.
Westin Peachtree Plaza(www.starwoodmeeting.com)
210 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone: (800) 937-8461
Rate: $185 Single/Double Occupancy + current tax rate
Accommodation Cutoff -- May 23, 2014
Note: A limited number of rooms at the discounted group rate are available for conference registrants on a first-come, first-served basis and cannot be guaranteed by the AAFP.
About Hotel Reservations
- Reservations made after May 23, 2014, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
- Westin Peachtree Plaza guarantees reservation by credit card. Credit cards will not be charged prior to scheduled arrival date.
- Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours in advance.
- Adult Anemia
- Adult ADHD
- Ankle and Foot Injuries
- Arrhythmias and Dysrhythmias
- Atopic Dermatitis, Contact Dermatitis, and Eczema
- Back Pain
- Bursitis and Tendinitis
- Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
- Care of Cancer Survivors
- Chronic Pain
- Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
- Diabetes (Advanced)
- Fluid and Electrolyte Abnormalities
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Overtreatment
- Geriatric Pharmacology
- Gout and Hyperuricemia
- Headache: Migraine and Tension
- Hepatitis A, B, C
- Human Papillomavirus
- Hypertension in Adults and the Elderly
- Hyperthyroidism and Hypothyroidism
- Immunization Update
- Limping Pediatric Diagnosis
- Lipid Disorders
- Mood Disorders, Depression, and Bipolar Disorders
- Musculoskeletal Exam Techniques
- Nail Disorders
- New Anticoagulants
- Patient Adherence and Shared Decision Making
- Pediatric Heart Murmurs
- Pre-Participation Screening
- Return to Play Guidelines
- Rhinitis and Epistaxis
- Shoulder Injuries
- Skin Cancer Update
- Sprains, Strains and Dislocations
- U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Update
- Well Woman Care
Note: Topics are subject to change.
Download the complete schedule(10 page PDF), which includes session times, topics, faculty, and learning objectives.
|Tuesday, June 24, 2014|
|Tuesday, June 24, 2014: 7:15 a.m.||Breakfast Provided/Registration|
|Tuesday, June 24, 2014: 7:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Tuesday, June 24, 2014: 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Tuesday, June 24, 2014: 1:15 - 5:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Wednesday, June 25, 2014|
|Wednesday, June 25, 2014: 7:30 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Wednesday, June 25, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Wednesday, June 25, 2014: 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Wednesday, June 25, 2014: 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Thursday, June 26, 2014|
|Thursday, June 26, 2014: 7:30 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Thursday, June 26, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Thursday, June 26, 2014: 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Thursday, June 26, 2014: 1:15- 5:00 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Friday, June 27, 2014|
|Friday, June 27, 2014: 7:30 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Friday, June 27, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Friday, June 27, 2014: 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Friday, June 27, 2014: 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Saturday, June 28, 2014|
|Saturday, June 28, 2014: 7:30 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Saturday, June 28, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Saturday, June 28, 2014: 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Saturday, June 28, 2014: 1:15 - 3:00 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Saturday, June 28, 2014: 3:00 p.m.||Course Adjourn|
Note: Times are subject to change.
David Weismiller, MD, ScM, FAAFP, Course Chair, Professor, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, North Carolina
B. Wayne Blount, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Medical Director, JenCare Chicago
Carolyn Chu, MD, MSc, Medical Director, Ryan/Chelsea-Clinton Community Health Center, New York, NY
Shawn K. Conner, MD, Private Practice Physician, Clarkston, Michigan, Assistant Clinical Professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan
Robert Dachs, MD, FAAFP, Vice Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Ellis Hospital Schenectady, New York, Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Research, Ellis Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Albany Medical College
Jacqueline DuBose, MD, Assistant Professor, Associate Direcdtor, Resident Educational Programs, Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia
Jonathon Firnhaber, MD, FAAFP, Assistant Professor, Rsidency Program Director, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina
Joseph Garry, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, Associate Professor, Sports Medicine Division, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Benjamin Paul Gilmer, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of South Carolina, UNC-SIM MAHEC Family Medicine Residency Program, Asheville, North Carolina
George Ho, Jr., MD, Denver, Colorado
Eugene Hong, MD, CAQSM, FAAFP, Associate Dean for Primary Care and Community Health, Hamot and Sturgis Endowed Chair and Professor, Department of Family, Community and Preventive Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Dana King, MD, MS, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Family Medicine, West Virginia University Health Science Center, Morgantown, West Virginia
Jeri Lantz, MD, FACP, FAAFP, Division Chief General Internal Medicine Carilion Clinic, Assistant Professor Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Virgiinia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and VCOM, Roanoke, Virginia
Lynn M. Myers, MD, CPC, CHC, Medical Director of Coding, HealthCare Compliance and Education, Texas Health Physicians Group, Arlington, Texas
Robert E. Post, MD, Virtua Family Medicine Residency, Voorhees, New Jersey
Stanley P. Oakley, Jr., MD, FAPA, Professor, Department of Psychiatric Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina
Laurence (Larry) Robbins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicione, Aurora, Colorado
Belinda A. Vail, MD, FAAFP, Professor, Interim Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas
Thad Wilkins, MD, FAAFP, Professor, Director of Academic Development, Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University
Registration includes online access to the syllabus one week before the course. A hard copy of the syllabus may be purchased for $60 when registering for the course. Additional information and instruction will be provided by email after you register.
This live activity, Family Medicine Update, with a beginning date of June 24, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 37.50 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 37.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Family Medicine Update
June 24 - 28, 2014